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20 Fast Facts About Autism

11. People with autism are more vulnerable to being bullied

Studies have found that more than 60% of children with autism have been victims of bullying. The most severe bullying tends to occur among children in the 5th to 8th grade.

There are several tips recommended by autism experts to help children with autism who are being bullied. These tips range from identifying emotions to creating bully-proofing plans.